Tuesday, November 22, 2011

December 3rd, Bob Sullivan's Birthday Bash!

Join us in celebrating Bob Sullivan's 86th Birthday at NXNWLA Music Foundation, 516 Texas Street from 4:pm to 6:pm, Saturday December 3rd!

Born in Shreveport, LA., Bob began his career at KWKH in Shreveport as chief engineer in 1946. After his discharge from the Army, where he served in combat in the Pacific in WW ll. Bob was also chief engineer for the Louisiana Hayride from it’s beginning in 1948 through 1958. Bob engineered Hank Williams first performance on the Hayride in 1948 and Elvis Presley’s first performance on the Hayride in 1954. Bob engineered Dale Hawkins famous recording of ” Susie-Q ” at KWKH studio’s in 1956 and Bob Luman’s famous recording of ” Red Cadillac and Black Mustache “.

Down through the years Bob Sullivan has engineered thousands of recordings with some of the most famous names in country music including Jim Reeves, Webb Pierce, Faron Young, Johnny Horton, David Houston, and Slim Whitman. Bob Sullivan is considered the best three track recording engineers in the business for getting the pure sound of Rock n Roll the way it was recorded in the 50′s.

Thursday, May 5, 2011

NXNWLA's Sister Margaret Music Festival, May 15th!

Presented by the North by Northwest Music Foundation as a fundraiser for
Christian Service.
This Sunday, May 15th from 3:pm to 7:pm
516 Texas Street, Downtown Shreveport
co-sponsored by Downtown Development Authority & Shreveport Bossier
Convention Tourist Bureau
as a part of "Rendezvous on the Red" series.

Music Schedule:

3:00pm-artscool reunion
3:30pm-LipService w/ Barbara Jarrell, Cookie Garner & Sandra Odom
4:30pm-A.J. & Tony Cascio
5:00pm-Howling Henry & The Harptones
5:30pm-Shreveport AllStars w/ Maggie Warwick
6:00pm-Joey V. & The Vindicators
6:30pm- Buddy Flett & Friends (2011 Blues Foundation Award Winner)

NXNWLA's Lunch on the Lawn, May 13th: Buddy Flett

Wednesday, May 4, 2011

This Friday, May 6th Lunch on the Lawn...Rendevous on the Red

Sponsored by Iberia Bank with the DDA and The Tourist Bureau.
Paula O'Neal, Amelia Blake & Dan Garner.
Ethereal harmonies are the signature of this new Shreveport based trio!
Come enjoy!